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Improving Veterans Care Conference

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Northeast South Dakota AHEC, in coordination with the Black Hills VA Health Care System, is pleased to announce the 2018 Improving Veterans Care Conference to be held in Rapid City on Tuesday, September 11, 2018. This one-day conference will be held from approximately 8:30am-4:00pm at the Black Hills State University Center in Rapid City. This year’s topics include Military Sexual Trauma, Suicide Prevention, and Opioid Addiction. This conference is of interest to clinicians involved in the care and support of veterans/service members and/or their families. It is recommended for Psychologists, Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists, Social Workers, Addiction & Prevention Professionals, clinicians, educators, policy makers, law enforcement, and others. There will be 6 hours of CEU’s available from South Dakota Board of Nursing Facility Administrators, South Dakota Board of Examiners for Counselors & Marriage & Family Therapists, South Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners, South Dakota Board of Addiction & Prevention Professionals, and South Dakota Board of Psychologist Examiners.

The conference will be an extraordinary one day learning experience. Registration will open at 8am and the conference will be over at 4pm.

Registration is now open for the 2018 Improving Veterans Care Conference. Please complete a separate registration form for each individual in attendance. Cost for attendance is as follows until September 11, 2018: $75 for VA employees and $95 for non-VA employees.

Northeast South Dakota AHEC will have conference materials available for printing approximately two weeks prior to the event. If you would like NESD AHEC to print your materials, we can do that for a $40.00 added charge.

Also, sponsor tables will be offered for $100.00. It will be an amazing conference to highlight any services or products that promote increasing veteran well-being. Vendor/sponsor table cost includes a table, one registration to the conference, and lunch.

If you want to be invoiced and pay with a check, please email me at

For more information or questions, please contact Northeast South Dakota AHEC at 605-229-8305 or

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  • $95.00 – Non-VA employees
  • $75.00 – VA employees
8:00am @ Black Hills State University Center- Rapid City, 4300 Cheyenne Boulevard, Rapid City, SD 57709